Hottest Decade?

It is certainly hot in South Australia – over 40 degrees on Kangaroo Island. Adelaide is even hotter – about 43 degrees. One or two very hot spells in a season are not unusual, however. The hottest day I have ever lived through was 46 degrees in the early 80s, also in Adelaide. Has the last decade been …

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West Australian Government Steals Doctor’s Lamborghini

Well, that’s what it amounts to. Dr Patrick Nugawela took his Lamborghini to be serviced. The mechanic took the car for a test drive. An extended test drive, at speeds of up to 160kmph in a 90 kmph zone. The police caught the mechanic, and impounded the car for 28 days. They are required to do …

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Fire Bombings of Churches Is a Feud?

What on Earth is the Press Association thinking with this headline: Malaysian church attacked in feud ? This is the fourth church to have been bombed in the last week. Malaysian police say the attacks were probably carried out by mischievous pranksters. Really? This is not a feud. A feud involves bitter and drawn out hostilities …

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Beauty Queen to Join Seal Hunt

Miss Newfoundland and Labrador, Sara Green, has been targetted by anti seal hunt groups after wearing a borrowed seal-skin coat in a Christmas parade. A photo showing Miss Green waving at crowds during the parade was photo-shopped to make it look as if she was covered in blood, surrounded by seal carcasses, and waving a hackapik. But …

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